Managing wealth and assets for private and institutional clients has been our exclusive focus for more than two centuries.

A Year and a bit in Motion

Message from the Partners

As an independent partnership, we are under no pressure to maximise short-term returns for shareholders. We manage our clients’ assets to create value over the longer term.

The Pictet Group today

Established in Geneva since 1805, Pictet is a private bank specialised in asset and wealth management, attracting discerning private clients and leading financial institutions from around the world.

Pictet Group - Sustainability and corporate citizenship

Responsibilities and corporate citizenship

While our first and final duty is to our clients and our employees, Pictet's long-established history demands that we never lose sight of the interests of future generations.

Pictet Group - Global presence

Swiss group with international reach

The Pictet Group has a presence worldwide, with 26 representative offices, subsidiaries and branches in financial centres around the world. Of these, Pictet has custodian banks in Geneva, Luxembourg, Nassau and Singapore and has been headquartered in Geneva since its foundation.

Pictet Group - History of Pictet

The origins of the Pictet Group

On 23 July 1805, two young men in their twenties, together with three partners, signed a scripte de société  in Geneva. Eventually this partnership evolved into the Group known today as Pictet.